chula

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See also: chúla

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hindi, from Sanskrit.

Noun[edit]

chula (plural chulas)

  1. (India) A hearth or fireplace.
    • 2008, Amitav Ghosh, Sea of Poppies, Penguin 2015, p. 6:
      When the basket was full, she carried it back and emptied it next to the outdoor chula where she did most of her cooking.

Chickasaw[edit]

Noun[edit]

chula

  1. fox

Choctaw[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Koasati cola (fox), Chickasaw chula (fox)

Noun[edit]

chula

  1. fox

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

chula f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective chulo.